Motorola Droid Razr M smartphone users can now easily upgrade their smartphone with the latest Jellybean 4.1.1 firmware update. The best part is that this is the official firmware version released by Motorola and not the beta or custom ROM firmware brought to your by any other. Over a period of this article we will be checking out on how you can easily apply this firmware with the help of quick pre requisites and a detailed guide on how to apply this firmware update. For all those who are on the current 77.111.10 Android 4.0.4 build can directly follow this procedure so as to apply this update. As of now there is no ETA on by when this firmware will be rolled out all across the Globe but till then you can make use of this update.
Please note that for applying this update you will have to ensure that the device is rooted as its an official update but is a leaked firmware built. To check on whether your device is rooted or not, head over to the path “Settings > About Phone” wherein you can easily
Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions mentioned in this article as if there is any damage caused due to not following instructions then we shall not be held liable or responsible. Just in case if you face any issues then we will try our level best to address the same.
All your precious data should be backed up so as to make sure that just in case if the data gets erased / corrupted, you should be in a position to restore the same. So, with the help of below mentioned manual steps you will have to create the backup. You can also create the backup with the help of PC Suite as it’s an original firmware update.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log – Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
Disable all the antivirus suites in your device and computer. Minimum battery life in your Samsung Motorola Droid Razr M should not be less than 50% so as to make sure that device doesn’t get turned off in the middle of firmware update process.
So assuming that you are done with the above mentioned steps, you will now have to proceed to the next step where we have summed up a detailed tutorial on how to apply this firmware update.
Procedure to Update Motorola Droid Razr M smartphone with Official Jellybean 4.1.1 firmware update:
- First up you will have to download the Blur_Version.77.111.10.XT907.Verizon.en.US.zip file in your computer. Once downloaded, connect your device to the computer with the help of original USB cable and place the same in your device’s SD Card and not in the internal memory of the device.
- Disconnect the device from computer and turn off your device so that it can be turned Off and entered in the recovery mode. The recovery mode in Motorola Droid Razr M smartphone can be entered by pressing both Volume keys and the Power button. From the boot menu, use Volume Down to highlight “Recovery”. Press the Volume Up button to select the same.
- When the Android screen shows up, press both Volume keys and choose the option of “apply update from external storage and then find for the “Blur_Version.77.111.10.XT907.en.US.zip” file and select it. Once the update is applied successfully, you will now need to wait for the same to get completed. Please note that it may take more than 3 -4 minutes for applying the update and the device to get booted up.
Note: If the device gets into the boot loop sequence or say gets stuck in the welcome screen, just re insert the battery and re follow the above instructions so as to again follow the above mentioned instructions.
So there you go, you have now successfully applied the update of Jellybean 4.1.1 in your Motorola Droid Razr M smartphone. Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues as we will try our level best to sort out the same.
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